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50 Great Classical Pieces

Unforgettable moments from all flavours of classical music.

49 songs (4 hours and 35 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Nocturne Op. 9, No. 2 in E-Flat Major (Amazon Original)
Joshua Bell - Nocturne Op. 9, No. 2 in E-Flat Major (Amazon Original)
4:54
2
Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude
Yo-Yo Ma & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Cello Suites Nos. 1, 5 & 6
2:32
3
Moonlight Sonata (Piano Sonata No. 14)
Ludwig van Beethoven - Classical Piano Chillout
5:35
4
Barber: Adagio For Strings, Op.11
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner - Barber/Ives/Copland: Orchestral Works
8:42
5
The Carnival of the Animals: The Aquarium
Camille Saint-Saëns - Classical Piano Chillout
2:28
6
Gnossienne no.1
Various artists - Classical Piano Chillout 2
3:24
7
Carmen
Georges Bizet - Passion
10:13
8
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
Kiri Te Kanawa & Sir John Pritchard - Sony Classical - Great Performances, 1903-1998
2:26
9
The Four Seasons - Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 8, RV 315 "Spring": I. Allegro non molto
Budapest Strings, Béla Bánfalvi & Antonio Vivaldi - 99 Must-Have Vivaldi Masterpieces
5:17
10
Fur Elise
Michael Silverman - Saint-Saens the Swan and Tchaikovsky Swan Lake
3:04
11
Rossini: William Tell - Overture
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner - Rossini: Complete Overtures
11:03
12
Chopin: Waltz No.11 in G Flat, Op.70 No.1
Zoltán Kocsis & Frédéric Chopin - Ultimate Chopin
1:38
13
Serenade No.13 in G Major, K.525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 2. Romance - Andante
North German Philharmonic Orchestra, Wilhelm Brückner-Rüggeberg - Instant Classical Collection - Timeless Classics, Vol.1
5:29
14
Autumn Moon on a Calm Lake (pinghu qiuyue)
Lang Lang - The Magic of Lang Lang
4:02
15
Comptine d'un autre été, l'après-midi
Yann Tiersen - Amelie from Montmartre (Original Soundtrack)
2:20
16
Swan Lake: Ballet Suite Op. 20 Scene 1
Radio Sinfonie Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay - The Best of Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (The Most Essential Tchaikovsky)
2:38
17
Suite bergamasque, L. 75: Clair de lune
Thierry De Brunhoff - Le Piano d'Ulysse de Handel à Debussy (Stereo Version)
4:38
18
Plus tôt
Alexandra Stréliski - Plus tôt
2:59
19
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner - Ultimate Classical Chill Out
4:19
20
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, "Elvira Madigan" K.467: II. Andante
Vilmos Fischer, Vienna Mozart Ensemble, Herbert Kraus & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Mozart (Red Classics)
5:32
21
Ave Maria (Franz Biebl)
Chanticleer - Our Heart's Joy: A Chanticleer Christmas
7:32
22
Cantata, BWV 147: Jesus bleibet meine Freude
Yo-Yo Ma - Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach & Boccherini
2:44
23
Richter: Recomposed By Max Richter: Vivaldi, The Four Seasons - Spring 1
Max Richter, Daniel Hope, Konzerthaus Kammerorchester Berlin & André de Ridder - Spring One - Vivaldi Recomposed - The Four Seasons
2:35
24
Appalachia Waltz
Yo-Yo Ma, Mark O'Connor & Edgar Meyer - Sony Classical - Great Performances, 1903-1998
5:47
25
The Blue Danube, Op. 314
André Rieu - The Very Best Of
7:38
26
Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major, K. 453: II. Andante
Vilmos Fischer - Mozart, W.A.: Piano Concertos Nos. 17 and 21
9:19
27
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture - TH.42 - Love Theme
Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Ultimate Classical Chill Out
3:12
28
Sabre Dance
London Symphony Orchestra - Classical Wonders of the World - Russia
2:37
29
Toccata & Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565 (Transcr. L. Stokowski)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Stokowski Transcriptions
9:02
30
Orff: Carmina Burana / Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi - 1. O Fortuna
Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Eugen Jochum, Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin & Carl Orff - Orff: Carmina Burana
2:36
31
Main Theme (From "Schindler's List")
Itzhak Perlman & John Williams - The Music Of America - John Williams
3:31
32
Pachelbel Canon In D - Pacobell Cannon
Grace Chuchill - Pachelbel Canon In D - Pacobell Cannon
3:22
33
Whitacre: Lux Aurumque
Eric Whitacre & Eric Whitacre Singers - Light & Gold
4:15
34
Symphony No. 3, Op. 36: II. Lento e Largo - Tranquillissimo
Dawn Upshaw, London Sinfonietta & David Zinman - Górecki: Symphony No. 3
9:28
35
Cowell: Hymn And Fuguing Tune No.10
Celia Nicklin, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner - Barber/Ives/Copland: Orchestral Works
6:51
36
Barber: Concerto for Violin & Orchestra, Op.14 - 1. Allegro
Gil Shaham, London Symphony Orchestra & André Previn - Barber: Violin Concerto / Korngold: Violin Concerto; Much Ado About Nothing
10:13
37
Salzedo: Chanson de la Nuit
Marisa Robles - Ultimate Classical Chill Out
3:46
38
3 Gymnopédies: No. 3, Lent et grave (Arr. J. Williams for Guitar & Orchestra)
William Goodchild & John Williams - Sony Classical - Great Performances, 1903-1998
2:27
39
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125: III
The St Petra Russian Symphony Orchestra - Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125
12:38
40
Air (from Orchestral Suite No.3)
Johann Sebastian Bach - Classical Piano Chillout
3:27
41
Fanfare for the Common Man
London Symphony Orchestra & Aaron Copland - Sony Classical - Great Performances, 1903-1998
3:16
42
Trumpet Voluntary
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra London & Frank Shipway - Top 200 Classics – the Very Best of Classical Music
2:59
43
Spartacus Suite No. 2: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Andre Anichanov - TCHAIKOVSKY: 1812 Overture / KHACHATURIAN: Spartacus
8:40
44
Sayuri's Theme and End Credits
Itzhak Perlman & Yo-Yo Ma - Memoirs of a Geisha
5:06
45
Serenade for Strings, Op. 22, B. 52: I. Moderato
Berlin Chamber Orchestra - Dvorak, A.: Slavonic Dances, Op. 72 / Serenade in E Major
4:03
46
Requiem in D Minor, KV 626: I
The St Petra Russian Symphony Orchestra - Mozart Requiem in D Minor, KV 626
5:23
47
Water Music Selection, HWV. 348: II
The St Petra Russian Symphony Orchestra - Handel Water Music Selection, HWV. 348
5:28
48
Barber of Seville: Overture (From Bugs Bunny: The Rabbit of Seville)
London Festival Orchestra & Alfred Scholz - Cartoon Classics
7:45
49
Libertango
Yo-Yo Ma - Sony Classical - Great Performances, 1903-1998
3:08